Old Leicester

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Built in 1915 as the Junior Training Hall for the purposes of preparing recruits for the army. Before its demolition in october 2000 it was used variously as a trade exhibition centre, wrestling venue and roller skating rink. Leicester England, Roller Skating Rink, Holiday Places, Local History, Great Britain, Old Houses, Old Photos, Street View, Architecture

Granby Halls

Built in 1915 as the Junior Training Hall for the purposes of preparing recruits for the army. Before its demolition in october 2000 it was used variously as a trade exhibition centre, wrestling venue and roller skating rink..

Northgate Street bridge under demolition, GCR, Leicester Under Bridge, Steam Railway, Nottingham, City Streets, Leicester, Past, 70s Toys, Louvre, Cuttings

Demolition of the Great Central Railway around Leicester

Northgate Street bridge under demolition, GCR, Leicester

The Lewis's department store was today described as "elegant" and "attractive" by architectural experts hired to look at plans involving its demolition. 50 Years Ago, Holiday Places, Leicester, Department Store, Back In The Day, Old Houses, New Zealand, Past, Old Things

On This Day: 25 Years Ago

The Lewis's department store was today described as "elegant" and "attractive" by architectural experts hired to look at plans involving its demolition. In an ironic twist, a...

street scene postcard of Leicester Postally used 1975 Published by Lilywhite Good condition overall, slight wear to corners Leicester, Sheffield, Back In The Day, Old Houses, Old Things, Tower, Street View, Scene, Exterior

CHARLES STREET, LEICESTER - 1975 POSTCARD (ref 2729/17)

1970s street scene postcard of Leicester Postally used 1975 Published by Lilywhite Good condition overall, slight wear to corners

Platform 6 at Leicester Central station Holiday Places, Old Photographs, Central Station, Leicester, Titanic, Railroad Tracks, New Zealand, Wildlife, British

Old Photographs at Leicester Central in Colour

Platform 6 at Leicester Central station

  Apollo 11, Leicester, Once Upon A Time, Old Houses, United Kingdom, Past, Nostalgia, Photographs, Old Things

History

The History of Cliffe HillFor the geologist the story of Cliffe Hill goes back 500 million years. Commercially the name granite applies to any hard stone, while geologists restrict the term to a rock consisting of three minerals Quartz, Feldspar and Mica. Cliffe Hill stone is a true Syenite, comprised of pinkish Felspar and green Hornblende.Cliffe Hill is situated on the southern edge of Charnwood Forest and has played a part in the progress of the county, country and local community for…

Demolition of the Great Central Railway around Leicester Blackbird, Leicester, Architecture Design, Bridge, City, Model, Blue Merle, City Drawing, Kos

Demolition of the Great Central Railway around Leicester

Blackbird Road bridge, GCR

lewiss leicester leicester england my birth place Leicester England, Nostalgic Pictures, Old Houses, Picture Video, Past, Old Things, Street View, City

Gallery: The lost landmarks of Leicester Lewis's and Bruccianis

Leicester Past & Present ~ A walk down Memory Lane. Great Central Station ~ Postcard from Holiday Places, Central Station, Leicester, Old Houses, Taj Mahal, Old Things, London, City, Travel

Leicester Past & Present ~ A walk down Memory Lane.

LEICESTER PAST: Great Central Station ~ Postcard from 1905.